Highland Home School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Highland Home School
Highland Home School is an independent school located in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. Founded in 1887, it is one of the oldest schools in the area and has a long-standing reputation for excellence in education.
The school offers a broad and balanced curriculum, with a strong emphasis on academic achievement. Students are encouraged to pursue their individual interests and talents, and the school provides a range of extra-curricular activities such as music, drama, art, and sports.
The school is set in a beautiful rural location, surrounded by stunning scenery and wildlife. The campus is well-equipped with modern facilities, including a library, computer labs, and sports facilities.
Highland Home School has a strong sense of community and offers a warm and welcoming environment for students. The school values the importance of respect, kindness, and integrity, and strives to create an inclusive environment where everyone is respected and valued.
Highland Home School is an excellent choice for those looking for a quality education in a safe and nurturing environment.
1434 Montgomery Hwy
Highland Home, AL 36041
PreK – 12
Overview Highland Home School
Highland Home School serves 828 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Highland Home School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Highland Home School
Highland Home School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Highland Home School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.